BRIEF-Smartone Telecommunications Proposes Final Dividend Of 21 Cents Per Share

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Smartone Telecommunications Holdings Ltd :

* BOARD PROPOSED A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 21 CENTS PER SHARE

* FY PROFIT AFTER INCOME TAX ATTRIBUTABLE HK$632.2 MILLION VERSUS HK$615.2 MILLION

* THERE WILL BE SUBSTANTIAL HEADWINDS IN NEAR TERM

* IN COMING MONTHS, CO WILL PROGRESSIVELY INVEST TO EMBRACE NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FROM 5G

* OP ENVIRONMENT MARKED BY UNUSUAL MACROECONOMIC UNCERTAINTIES,INTENSE COMPETITION, TO PUT PRESSURE ON PROFITABILITY

* FY GROUP TOTAL REVENUE DECREASED BY 16% TO HK$8,415 MILLION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: